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Masters co-leader Bryson DeChambeau rips sign out of ground before shot

Bryson DeChambeau is well in the running for his first-ever green jacket, but it hasn’t come without some heavy lifting – literally. The powerful LIV star was the solo leader through the first round at 7-under, but a 1-over 73 on Friday put him in a three-way tie with tournament favorite and 2022 winner Scottie Scheffler and Max Homa. Though he’s sharing the lead, DeChambeau…

Jordan Spieth’s disastrous quadruple bogey leads to his worst round at Masters

Augusta National has not been too kind to Jordan Spieth since he won the green jacket in 2015. Spieth, then just 21 years old, dominated the field that year, even setting the record for the lowest score under par at a point. But the following year, just as he was about to coast to a second-straight win, he found the water on 12 twice, and…

Tiger Woods’ tee time pushed back to late afternoon as inclement weather delays Masters start by hours

Strong winds and the potential for heavy rain delayed the start of the first round of the 88th Masters Tournament in Augusta, Georgia, on Thursday morning.  Tournament organizers provided two updates, with the latest pushing back the start time until 10:30 a.m. ET, nearly three hours after the first group, consisting of Erik van Rooyen and Jake Knapp, was set to tee off.  CLICK HERE…

Masters, IBM enhancing fan experience with Hole Insights to track tournament shots in real time

Whether it’s your 10th time playing or your first, the Masters at Augusta National Golf Club is a daunting task for every golfer. It’s the only major of the golfing season that’s continuously played at the same course, yet golfers sometimes take weeks off between tournaments just to prepare for it. And that preparation isn’t just dialing in the swing or working on nailing putts. …

Brooks Koepka speculates about Rory McIlroy’s warmup routine ahead of Masters

Brooks Koepka and Rory McIlroy are two of the biggest names. Both golfers are looking to earn the first green jacket of their respective careers this week.  Koepka finished in a tie for second place last year, while McIlroy was the runner-up at Augusta National Golf Club in 2022. Players have wrapped up practice rounds ahead of Thursday, which marks the start of the 2024…